Re: legal aspects of packaging nagios-sap-ccms
On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 08:52:59PM +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 7:49 PM, Harald Jenny wrote:
> > I'm currently doing some private packaging of
> > http://sourceforge.net/projects/nagios-sap-ccms/files/ and was wondering
> > if it would be possbile to ship this package in Debian non-free - there
> I don't think that is possible since there is no license on the
> librfccm files, just a copyright notice.
Ok so I will check what license this lib has...
> Seems like this would be against the sourceforge.net terms of service too.
Well this package seems to be hosted there quite some time.
> > are some binary only libraries in the source package but this does not
> > seems to stop OpenSuSE from providing rpms.
> Either they don't care about the legal issues or they have a special
> license to distribute. I would suggest that you contact the maintainer
> of the OpenSuSE package to clarify that. Also contact upstream and or
> SAP about possible licenses for this bit of code (and recommend
Thanks for your help will do